Do you use Tynker with your students? If so, be sure to check out the Tynker Moon2Mars Coding Challenges. By participating in next week's free project of the week, Design a Mission Patch, you could win a classroom video chat with a NASA expert!
Are you looking for a way to engage girls in STEM? A Mighty Girl has posters celebrating women in science that are free to download. Each poster has a short introduction to the scientist, as well as recommended readings. What girl wouldn't be inspired by Mae Jemison, Katherine Johnson, or others?
Tynker has a FREE coding project just in time for Valentine's Day. The students use the tutorial to create their own virtual conversation hearts with messages and flavors. The project is only available until Sunday, February 17th, so hurry over to Tynker's Candy Hearts page and assign the project to your students. Happy Valentine's Day coding!!
YES! That's right! Common Sense Education has just released NEW Digital Citizenship Curriculum lessons for Grades 3-8. There are lesson slides, new videos, and customizable resources within these lessons, and bilingual materials are coming soon. 🙂
Be sure to check the NEW lessons out here.
Tynker has a FREE coding project just in time for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The students use a tutorial to create an interactive timeline of Dr. King's impact on US history. The project is only available until Sunday, January 20th, so hurry over to Tynker's MLK Day page and assign the project to your students. Happy MLK coding!!
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It's a great way to empower your students to become coders!
You can learn C++, Java, or Python3 for free using this site. You can start at the very beginning or if you already know some code, you may skip over the basics. Try one today.
Learn to code and help a nonprofit at the same time. You will build projects for nonprofits to use and you can add them to your portfolio.
Students will love learning math, engineering, art, and science from Pixar. They show parts of their movies and how the made them. You get to see the math behind coding some of their scenes. they cover animation, modeling the environment, and more is coming.